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4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD, Study Finds

Press/Media: Research


Mark Button comments on research that finds 40% of Security Guards suffer with PTSD

Period14 Apr 2021


Title4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD, Study Finds
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMedicineNet
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
DescriptionMany British security guards have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due to frequent verbal and physical abuse, researchers report.

Their interviews with 750 private security guards in the United Kingdom revealed that nearly 40% had symptoms of PTSD, and also that security guard companies provide them with little mental health support
Producer/AuthorRobert Preidt
PersonsMark Button

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